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Buprestid sampling at nests of Cerceris fumipennis (Hymenoptera: Crabronidae) in southern Ontario: the first Canadian records of three buprestids (Coleoptera: Buprestidae)
Abstract Three buprestid species, Actenodes acornis (Say, 1836), Dicerca asperata (Laporte et Gory, 1837), and Dicerca lepida LeConte, 1857, are newly recorded from Canada on the basis of aExpand
An Illustrated Identification Key to Assassin Bug Subfamilies and Tribes (Hemiptera: Reduviidae)
The key is complemented by taxon treatments that provide, for each subfamily, diagnostic features, notes on taxonomy and distribution, a comment on taxa occurring in Canada, natural history notes, and a short bibliography. Expand
Comprehensive inventory of true flies (Diptera) at a tropical site
The intensive inventory of a four-hectare tropical cloud forest in Costa Rica for one year yielded 4332 species of Diptera, providing the first verifiable basis for diversity of a major group of insects at a single site in the tropics. Expand
Remarkable fly (Diptera) diversity in a patch of Costa Rican cloud forest: Why inventory is a vital science.
The number of species of Diptera in tropical regions has been severely underestimated and the actual number may surpass the number ofspecies of Coleoptera. Expand
Buprestidae Collected as Prey by the Solitary, Ground-Nesting Philanthine Wasp Cerceris fumipennis (Hymenoptera: Crabronidae) in North Carolina
Eight new state records and five new prey records for the wasp are here recorded, emphasizing the utility of C. fumipennis in documenting buprestid biodiversity and in detecting forest pests. Expand
Stink bugs (Pentatomidae) and parent bugs (Acanthosomatidae) of Ontario and adjacent areas: A key to species and a review of the fauna
The Ontario stink bugs and parent bugs are reviewed and a key to species and a review of the fauna is presented. Expand
Cassida viridis (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae), a Palaearctic leaf beetle newly recorded from North America
Abstract The Palaearctic leaf beetle species Cassida viridis Linnaeus (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) is newly recorded from North America on the basis of recent observations of established populationsExpand
New species and distributional records of Aleocharinae (Coleoptera, Staphylinidae) from Ontario, Canada, with a checklist of recorded species
Abstract The Aleocharinae (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae) of Ontario were reviewed in the context of recently studied material, primarily from insect surveys conducted by the University of Guelph InsectExpand
Although Hemiptera were surveyed in several different parts of Ontario, most of the new records were found in a few small Carolinian sites. Expand
Insects of Ojibway Prairie, a Southern Ontario Tallgrass Prairie
The presence of tallgrass-dependent andtallgrass-associated species reflects Ojibway Prairie's status as a fragment of a formerly more continuous grassland and thus supports the prairie peninsula hypothesis. Expand